HER Number
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Identification
Name Morphotype
L5 B1
Order Family Genus Species
Caudovirales Siphoviridae L5
Other designations

Electron Micrograph
Magnification: 297,000X
Bar: 50 nm
Staining: PT
Restriction profile

Characteristics Complete genome sequence
Clear plaques of 2.0-2.5 mm. Oui
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/nuccore/9625433

Propagation conditions
Host strain HER
1316
Temp. Medium Aerobic/Anaerobic Agitation Others
37ºC TSA aerobie +

Original reference
Hatfull, G.F., G.J. Sarkis. 1993. DNA sequence, structure and gene expression of mycobacteriophage L5: a phage system for mycobacterial genetics. Mol. Microbiol. 7: 395-405.

Remarks
UV inducible (1 min, 30 cm distance).
Also heat-inducible.
The propagation is better on 7H9 broth

History
Isolated by Date
H.W. Ackermann
Qu�bec, Canada
08-2000
Received from Date
Dr Graham Hatfull
Pittsburgh Bacteriophage Institute
Dept. of Biological Sciences
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
23-07-2000
Original source
Lysogenic strain

Last update
2017-08-30
GREB, Pavillon de Médecine Dentaire
Université Laval, QC, Canada, G1V 0A6
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